Friday, October 19, 2012
NWACornMaze (Community Event)
Location: 1308 W Drake St Fayetteville, AR
Come out and join Gracepointchurch.tv and K-Life student ministries!Enjoy a hay ride, obstacle course, corn maze, and other special events! Follow the link to our website for more details.
Gallons To-Go Fundraiser (Fundraiser)
Location: Chick-fil-A, Rogers
Chick-fil-A (Rogers' stores only) is having a Tea Fundraiser for the SCC the month of October. For each gallon of tea sold in October, Chick-fil-A will donate $1 to the Samaritan Community Center.
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer (Fundraiser)
Location: Chevrolet, Bentonville
Locally owned and operated Nunnally Chevrolet is proving once again that they always put their community first. The dealership in Bentonville, AR, will be transformed during October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Look for lots of pink, including the building, the employees’ attire and the complimentary wristbands given out. During this month a portion of the proceeds from the sales of all new or used vehicles purchased at Nunnally Chevrolet will go to the American Cancer Society’s “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” campaign.
Arkansas Support Network Christmas (Donations)
Location: Arkansas Support Network
Arkansas Support Network is in desperate need of your help. We serve individuals with disabilities and their families in NWA. Every year, we provide holiday food, warm clothes, and gifts to individuals with disablities who would otherwise not have a Christmas. This year, we have over 200 qualified individuals (adults and children) and we are needing community support to meet these needs. Without community help, these adults and children will go without. For more information, contact LaDonna Meredith at 479-927-4100
War Eagle Mill’s Fall Craft Fair (Craft Fair)
Location: War Eagle Mill
Enjoy fresh food, samples and cooking demos, as well as live music by Spring Street and BrickFields on the Mill's Front Porch. Taste test freshly ground Mountain Bird Coffee, a new War Eagle partner. The War Eagle Fall Fair also features the Sharp Show, adjacent to the Mill and the War Eagle Farm show across the river. For more information on the mill, visit www.wareaglemill.com or call 866-492-7324.
Revival and Fall Festival (Revival)
Location: First Baptist Church, Colcord, OK
First Baptist Church of Colcord, OK is hold a week-end revival and fall festival this week-end the 19th, 20th, and 21st of October. Service times are Friday 7 PM, Saturday 2 PM and Sunday morning services at the regular times of 10 and 11 AM. Alan Winberry of Immanuel Southern Baptist Church in Salem, AR will be preaching and various groups and individuals will provide special music. Following the worship services on Saturday there will be food and fellowship as we celebrate 60 years of serving God in Colcord. We cordially invite you to come and join us in worship and celebration as we seek God Grace in Revival.
Fueling Good (Competition)
The Samaritan Community Center is participating in a promotion with Citgo entitled FuelingGood in which 12 charities will receive one year’s worth of fuel for their organization vehicles. The organizations with the largest number of on-line votes will win. Voting begins today and continues every day through November 28th.
Cat's Meow Year Sale (Garage Sale)
Time: 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Location: Cedar & Kavanagh, Little Rock
Huge yard sale with great goodies at great prices; lots of clothes at Cedar & Kavanagh Parking Lot. Brought to you by Feline Rescue and Rehome, Inc. in order to raise funds to help feral and homeless cats
Yard Sale for Nicaragua Mission Trip (Fundraiser)
Time: 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: 11916 Hickory Dr. Bentonville
Come out and support ourMulti-family yardsale to raise funds for the 2013 Youth Mission Trip to Nicaragua! It will be Thursday the 18th and Friday the 19th, during the War Eagle Craft Fair. (7:30am-3pm)
Mid-America Food Ministry (Community Outreach)
Time: 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Location: Fayetteville First Church of the Nazarene
Mid-America Food Ministry is your opportunity to purchase a low-cost, high-quality box of food to help your family make ends meet in these difficult times. This service is a non-profit community outreach for the sole purpose of helping make sure people have the food they need. Place your order by Oct 21st. Pick-up time is Oct 27th, 8-9 AM. Please Contact Harry Oxford at 957-1598 or at 521-5870 for more information.
Helping Hands for the Animal Shelter and Humane Society (Donations)
Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: United Bank and First Security Bank locations of NWA, Locomotion Family Fun Center, Boomerang Carwash on Walnut in Rogers
Collecting any and all pet related items for the Rogers Animal Shelter and Humane Society of the Ozarks from October 15-November 2. Put on by Business Ethics class group at the University of Arkansas.
Mothering Matters (Mother's Group)
Time: 9:15 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Siloam Springs Bible Church
Mothering Matters is a ministry of Siloam Springs Bible Church designed to reach out to mothers of young children. The premise of Mothering Matters is based on Titus 2:3-5 with goals of mentoring mothers in a personal way, making friends, learning parenting skills, receiving encouragement, addressing spiritual needs, gaining perspective, having some time away from the kids, receiving support from other moms, gaining instruction in values, and planning adventures with the kids. Main meetings on the first Friday feature a speaker and group discussion. A Care Group book study of "And Then I Had Kids" by Susan Alexander Yates will be offered each third Friday of the month. Quality, loving childcare by highly skilled, background-checked childcare workers is offered during monthly meetings to children ages infant through pre-kindergarten as well as homeschoolers. A suggested donation of $3 will be collected anonymously on first Fridays to cover materials.
Wild West Apple Fest (Fundraiser)
Time: 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Location: Apple Glen Elementary in Bentonville AR at 1801 Brave Lane
Apple Fest is an outdoor activity on the school grounds. There is something for every cowboy or cowgirl to enjoy: Games, Inflatable Activities, Silent Auction, Special Attraction, Food and Drinkssponsored by Apple Glen PTO
JBU Volleyball Game (Sports Event)
Time: 7:00 PMLocation: John Brown University, Siloam Springs
JBU Volleyball Dig Pink night for Breast Cancer Awareness! Concessions offered and admissionis free for everyone!
Real Love Real Marriage Retreat (Marriage Event)
Time: 7:30 PM to 11:55 AM
Location: Chateau On The Lake Resort, Branson, MO
A marriage retreat designed to bring real love to life in your marriage. Have fun exploring various topics about relationship realities in your marriage. This retreat is perfect for couples of all ages and in all stages of marriage.